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fat cat gets his memorial by Jack Campin
Istanbul street cat gets a statue: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/tombili-istanbul-cat-and-worldwide-meme-honoured-with-statue-a7344671.html http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/ziverbeyin-unlu-kedisi-tombilinin-heykeli-dik-40239490 (The Turkish story says the street was "cat heaven"...
October 8th 16 06:14 AM
by Joy[_3_] Go to last post
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Marlo returns? by dgk
Not the way we were planning it, which was Mom keeping Marlo indefinitely. But we have a big hurricane bearing down on us and, while we don't think it will hit us directly, it's going to be bad. Mom doesn't want to stay at her house alone, and I want to be in mine since I have three cats to keep an...
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October 6th 16 01:32 PM
by Judith Latham Go to last post
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Hello Again by Yowie[_4_]
G'day All. Its Pickle these days, Not Shmogg(RB) And Pepper, Not Fluffy(RB). And in between there has been IBKFergus(?), Suki(RB) and Shadow(RB) Plus the Barekitten, Yowlet, who's 12 now, and the hubster, Joel -
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October 4th 16 12:25 PM
by Judith Latham Go to last post
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Duffy's physical exam by MaryL[_2_]
Duffy had his physical exam today. TED said Duffy "failed his vision test" but everything else is great. (If any of you don't know Duffy's background, he has been blind since birth. LOL. He is my little wonder cat.) TED also said he has already outlived all of his compatriots and also...
October 4th 16 12:20 PM
by Judith Latham Go to last post
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kittens born in a tumble dryer by Jack Campin
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-37470247 Suitable names for them - Surf, Lux, Daz and Arion... ? ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- e m a i l : j a c k @ c a m p i n . m e . u k Jack Campin, 11 Third Street, ...
October 2nd 16 02:42 PM
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Marlo progress report by dgk
Marlo went to the vet yesterday and the vet somewhat reluctantly allowed me to remove Marlo's soft Elizabethean coller - the blue dress. He wasn't thrilled with the level of fur regrowth on her abdomen but figured that because the probable cause of the overgrooming was anxiety over the feral at my...
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September 29th 16 03:16 AM
by dgk Go to last post
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groke: it's not just for dpgs by Jack Campin
: Groke : An old Scots word originally used to describe dogs staring : longingly at food in order to be given some, but extended : to refer to anyone gazing at...
September 18th 16 02:06 PM
by Jack Campin Go to last post
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Not one of my better days by Joy[_3_]
This was not one of my better days. I had my physical therapy, which went okay. The therapist made two appointments for next week (I already have one for tomorrow) and said something about starting some different treatment after that. My neck hurts more now than it did earlier, which...
September 13th 16 08:08 PM
by Joy[_3_] Go to last post
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Red dot junkie by Joy[_3_]
I've created a red dot junkie! I was buying some things at the Dollar Tree the other day. While I was standing in the checkout line, I noticed some little laser pointers. I used to have one years ago, and one of my RB cats was crazy about it, so I bought one to see how my current cats would...
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September 10th 16 11:09 PM
by Jeus[_5_] Go to last post
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Clear Sticky Plastic by jmcquown[_2_]
Buffy gives me fits when I try to clip her claws. I don't really understand it. When I first adopted her she was fine with it. She just sat in my lap, docile as can be. Clip, clip, clip. Easy peasy. I thought wow, this is going to be a breeze! Until she turned back into a cat again and...
September 10th 16 05:15 AM
by MaryL[_2_] Go to last post
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Marlo gets (temporarily) rehomed by dgk
I was due to take Marlo to the vet for a progress report on Monday and I was trying to figure out how to deal with going away next week. Marlo needs to wear her Elizasoft Collar and can't eat with the other cats so I've been leaving her in the spare bedroom (and sleeping with her so she isn't...
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September 10th 16 12:04 AM
by Bastette Go to last post
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Tips for cat owners by eric
Many a time have I wanted to beat the **** out of that furry little ******* that always seems to **** me off. Either by taking a nice warm **** on my brand new carpet, or decided to use me as a clawing device. In this small file, I'd like to suggest ways to hurt or **** of the little ****head that...
September 6th 16 05:13 AM
by Bob Go to last post
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Da Floofy Monster by Lesley Madigan
AKA Spirit is two today She lives up to her name. She's FIV+ and has skin problems that come and go.. When she is stressed she over grooms and given she adored Dave and has been upset since he passed away it's a wonder she hasn't gone bald. She has cycles of coming into the living room but most...
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August 25th 16 12:39 AM
by Bastette Go to last post
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Post Office Cat by jmcquown[_2_]
Not officially. I went to the Post Office to buy some stamps. Yeah, I know some people who don't have computers so I still do "snail mail" from time to time. :) There was a cute little grey tabby looking for all the world like it was guarding the front door. I said hello to the cat and...
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August 21st 16 06:51 AM
by Jeus[_6_] Go to last post
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Question Regarding Orange Tabby's by jmcquown[_2_]
Granted, Buffy is only my second cat. She's my first orange tabby. She's about 7 years old (best guess). Question: do orange tabby's get darker as they get older? I ask this because her fur seems to be much darker than it was last year when I adopted her. Looking at old pictures it seems she...
August 17th 16 11:01 PM
by Bastette Go to last post
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Slight progress by Baby by dgk
Since Marlo has been isolated in the spare bedroom, there has been some slight but clear progress by Baby. She actually follows me into the bathroom, where cat feeding is normally accomplished. Before this I brought her food under the bed or wherever she is hiding. She likes sitting on the...
August 14th 16 11:38 PM
by Joy[_3_] Go to last post
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Another update on Marlo's overgrooming by dgk
I made an appointment with the behavioral specialist, but that isn't until October. Apparently cat behavior can be perplexing - who would have guessed? I took her to her regular vet, but there was a new vet there and she had some interesting ideas. First, we need to get her a urine culture just in...
August 8th 16 01:38 PM
by Judith Latham Go to last post
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A Birthday Gift by jmcquown[_2_]
My SO sent me this lovely drawing of Buffy for my birthday. (July 26th) https://s32.postimg.org/jh8xddypx/buffy_painting.jpg Sorry it's not terribly clear, it's difficult to scan a framed piece of artwork. Jill
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August 7th 16 04:03 AM
by dgk Go to last post
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Cat Five - Rainbow Bridge - August 3, 2016 by [email protected][_2_]
I haven't been here in many years as our ISP stopped carrying Usenet and the Google web format is such a pain. Tonight we had to help our beloved DSH brown tabby girl Cat Five across the Rainbow Bridge and we are in agony. She developed IBD a few years ago and we dealt with that through...
August 5th 16 02:12 AM
by dgk Go to last post
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Cats 101 on animal planet by Robin Scott Johnson
On Nov 18, 8:59*am, Dan M wrote: On Wed, 18 Nov 2009 08:47:26 -0500, Ann wrote: We were watching cats 101 and they had a story about a truck driver and his cat. It showed them in the truck and taking walks with the cat on a leash. It reminded me of Dan and...
August 5th 16 01:49 AM
by jmcquown[_2_] Go to last post
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